A La Carte (January 2) – Tim Challies

In the present day’s Kindle offers embody a form of eclectic combine with some stable books in there.

Logos customers will wish to obtain the free guide of the month—and contemplate a few of the nearly-free books of the month.

Decade in Assessment: Marital Norms Erode

Ryan T. Anderson and Robert P. George teamed up for an opinion piece at USA In the present day. “Law shapes culture; culture shapes beliefs; beliefs shape action. The law now effectively teaches that mothers and fathers are replaceable, that marriage is simply about consenting adult relationships, of whatever formation the parties happen to prefer. This undermines the truth that children deserve a mother and a father — one of each.”

Weighed within the World’s Scales

William Godfrey explains why it’s vital {that a} pastor has an impeccable fame even within the eyes of unbelievers. “Outsiders kind their opinions of the church primarily based on what they see in its leaders. They watch us on the sidelines of our kids’s sporting occasions, consuming out at eating places, interacting on social media, and dealing alongside them, all of the whereas observing how we stay out the religion we profess. Do outsiders see the interior knowledge of a Christian’s enlightened coronary heart shining out in our lives? If we need to be correctly certified elders, that is what outsiders should see.

Abortion Was Main Explanation for Demise Worldwide in 2019

Disrn studies: “Abortion was the number one cause of human death worldwide in 2019 by far, with over 42 million killed.”

Drowned in a Sea of Irrelevance

It was an ideal illustration of one thing that toxins the collective thoughts of 21st century Western tradition: a rising lack of ability and, dare I say, unwillingness to assume deeply. Our urge for fixed leisure is met with numerous choices which might be actually at our fingertips. All the pieces—from the vital to the unimportant, from the life-changing to the twee—blends collectively in a single large pool of mind-numbing distraction.”

Bible Studying Plan Generator

John Dyer has up to date his ultra-neat Bible Studying Plan Generator (which does precisely what you’d count on primarily based on the title). It offers all types of choices to customise a studying plan that’s simply best for you.

He Took Up Arms Towards Liberalism

Right here’s John Piper’s temporary biography of a person it’s best to know: J. Gresham Machen.

5 Causes Matthew Begins with a Family tree

Patrick Schreiner: “On his first page, Matthew begins speaking about Jesus with a genealogy. We might be tempted to let our eyes skim down and get to the real action. But Matthew begins this way intentionally. In many ways, this is the most fitting and compelling introduction to the New Testament imaginable. Here are five reasons Matthew’s genealogy is the introduction of introductions.”

Flashback: Comforting Quotes for These Who Are Struggling

All of us undergo tough occasions in these tough lives on this damaged world, and a guide like this one delivers consolation rooted within the Comforter.

I’ve one need now — to stay a lifetime of reckless abandon for the Lord, placing all my vitality and power into it. —Elisabeth Elliot

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